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Water Lilies 2

Water Lilies 2
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Copyright: Ang Hwee Yong (Meerkat) Silver Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 20 W: 0 N: 896] (5258)
Genre: Plants
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2005-08-07
Categories: Flowers
Camera: Nikon D70, AF-S NIKKOR 70-200mm f/2.8G ED VR, Nikon 77mm Neutral Color
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/400 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2006-06-06 12:14
Viewed: 3995
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
Water lily is a common name for a small family of aquatic plants. The water lily's scientific family is Nympheaceae of the order Nymphaeales. The representative genus of the family is Nymphaea.

There are about 70 different species of water lilies. These are grouped into: night, tropical and hardy. Night lilies bloom in the night. Tropical lilies can be found in tropical climates and bloom at all times of the day. Hardy lilies are able to withstand most conditions and are the most common.

The water lily has long, stout leaves and long flower stalks. There are usually six petals and six stamen. Water lilies are also able to reproduce by budding. The roots detach and grow into new water lilies. The root of the lily is located in the mud at the bottom of a pond. M

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very wonderfull Water Lilies 2 shot;-) the color beautifull ;-))

Hi Meerkat,
a beautiful white flower with an excellent POV and sharpness. I love it, thanks for sharing
Sabine - wishnugaruda

Hi Meerkat

This is a beautiful shaped lily. Good exposure and POV. Nice work. TFS.

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  • msjeje (108)
  • [2006-06-07 7:08]

good job,
Nice composition, balance, and excellent POV and sharpnes

Hi Merrkat,
Beautiful composition and a perfect exposure. The colors sharpness and DOF are outstanding.

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